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D.    Plans for Program Improvement and Recommendations for Legislation

FOP Fiscal Year 1984 and 1985, termination of funding was proposed by
the Department, because there is no longer a critical shortage of librar-

E.    Supporting Studies and Analyses Cited in Section C Above

1. Program files which contain narrative and fiscal reports, personal
interviews, and professional literature.

P*    Other Supporting Data

1.    U.S. Department of Education, National  Center for Educational   Statis-
tics Library Human Resources;    A Study of Supply and Demand.    King Re-
search Inc., Hay, 1983."


Because there is no definitive data on the impact of Title II-B, HEA, Li-
brary Career Training, the Department has contracted for a study, Histori-
cal Review of Higher Education Act, Title II-B Fellowships Program.

The purpose of this study is to ascertain the accomplishments of the past
recipients of fellowship awards under HEA II-B, Library Career Training
program and to determine the effects of the change in legislation enacted
in 1971. Ancillary purposes are to determine if shortages in graduate li-
brary school faculties have been reduced, whether or not minorities and
women have reached top management in libraries, and whether or not minori-
ties have entered the profession.

Contacts for Further Information:

Program operation:    Frank A. Stevenson, (202) 254-5090
Program effectiveness:    Art Kirschenbaum,  (202) 245-8307


1.    Includes   authorization   for   HEA  Title   II,  fart   A  (College   Library
Resources) and Part B.

2.    Authorization   for   HEA  Title   II,   Part   B,   Section   222,   223,   224.ed 76 fellow-